Introduction: Toothpick Shooter

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This instructable will show you how to make a toothpick shooter out of common household items. It should take around 15 minutes to complete it.

Step 1: Materials

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For this instructable you will need:

-Plastic Bottle Cap (I used a propel bodel cap)
-Rubber Band
- 2 Round Tooth Picks

Step 2: Tools

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For this I used a 

-Battery Powered Drill
- 3 Different sized drill bits ( The smallest one for the pre-hole, the next one should be the size of the toothpick, and the biggest one should allow the toothpick to slide through the hole easily)
- Vice (optional, but helpful)
- Scissor 

Step 3: Drill Stationary Toothpick Holes

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These holes will be the size of the toothpick allowing the toothpick to stay in the bottle cap without slipping out. Read the image captions for more info

Step 4: Drilling the Big Holes

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Now you want to drill the holes that allow the tooth pick to slide through very easily. 

Step 5: Cut Toothpick to Size

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Using a scissor cut the tooth pick's point off.

Step 6: Insert Toothpicks Into Cap

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Insert the toothpicks into the bottle cap as in the picture below

Step 7: Add the Rubber Band

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Put on the rubber band so the toothpick can be shot. Look at the picture below for a guide.

Comments

World1 (author)2015-06-17

Nice I know how to make it

Emperor Towhid (author)2014-10-29

Hey I have also made It before.I wanna give it in instructables.

MsSweetSatisfaction (author)2014-09-06

Oooo that looks like it would sting! Thanks for sharing!

Bungoy601 (author)2013-06-22

How to cut a toothpick? Please answer.

ninjasamurai (author)2011-08-15

um good idea would this be cosidered a spy weapon or a ninja weapon

pobturtle (author)ninjasamurai2011-08-15

lol yea it would

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